My Birth Saga – Part 10

My birth story saga

Continued from my natural birth story saga part 9...Dr. Homebirth told me not to worry, that a good percentage of babies are breech at this point, and that the majority flip on their own well … [Read more...]

My Birth Saga – Part 9

My birth story saga

Continued from my natural birth story saga part 8...Sure enough, we were expecting number 3! Once again, I didn’t know for sure that fertility had returned so I wasn’t entirely certain of the due … [Read more...]

Chicken Vegetable Soup

Oh chicken soup... they call it food for the soul, and it certainly hits the spot when I'm under the weather. I also just love making this chicken soup (and other soups) during the winter to get some … [Read more...]

My Birth Saga – Part 8

My birth story saga

Continued from my natural birth story saga part 7...The midwife came back in and decided to check me again. As soon as she lifted the sheet, she realized that I was pushing, and signaled somehow … [Read more...]

My Birth Saga – Part 7

My birth story saga

Continued from my natural birth story saga part 6...There was another one… definitely a contraction! I stayed there for a few more, concentrating on letting go and relaxing, and eventually needed … [Read more...]

Natural Oven Cleaning Recipe

Natural Oven Cleaner Recipe

Oven cleaning stinks. It is time consuming and the chemicals that are used in most conventional oven cleaners are toxic! I've been working on switching all of my cleaning to more natural … [Read more...]

My Birth Saga – Part 6

My birth story saga

Continued from my natural birth story saga part 5...Sure enough, two days before my due date, I woke up with contractions around 4 a.m. I didn’t want to wake my husband, so I sat in the recliner … [Read more...]

My Birth Saga- Part 5

My birth story saga

Continued from part 4 of my natural birth story saga...This time, I knew I wanted a different birth experience, and I did a lot of research on my birthing options. I finally settled on a group of … [Read more...]